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844383
  • Title
    Volume 04: Letters to the Admiralty, 22 and 28 June 1791.
  • Call number
    SAFE/MLMSS 5711/4 (Safe 1/233b)
  • Level of description
    item
  • Date

    1791
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    844383
  • Issue Copy
    Microfilm : CY 3535, frames 1-13
  • Scope and Content
    In the first letter Riou asks the Lords of the Admiralty to recognise the meritorious conduct of 14 named members of Guardian's crew and also the services of the former master of the Bounty, John Fryer, after the Guardian had reached the Cape of Good Hope. In the second letter he exonerates the ship's master, Thomas Clements, from any blame in abandoning the Guardian after it struck the iceberg.
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  • General note

    Digital order no:Album ID : 861644
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Signed 'E.R.'
  • Date note

    Dated London 22 and 28 June 1791
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